Churchill Scholarship

The Churchill Scholarship offers outstanding U.S. STEM students the opportunity to pursue a one-year master's degree in engineering, mathematics, or the physical and natural sciences at Churchill College, Cambridge. The program encourages the exchange of knowledge and ideas in science and technology between the U.S. and Great Britain and serves as excellent preparation for a PhD program. Each year, Notre Dame is able to nominate two outstanding applicants for this competitive scholarship.

If eligible, please read through the official website, review the ND process timeline, and fill out the interest form at the bottom of this page.

Link to Official Website

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Process Timeline (Rough outline)

Priority deadline for interest form

June 7, 2022 

Campus deadline

August 16, 2022  September 4, 2022 (contact Emily Hunt, for details)

Nominees notified by CUSE September 6, 2022 September 12, 2022
Mid October 2022

2 nominees must submit their Cambridge applications (based on Gates Cambridge deadline)

November 2, 2022

FINAL deadline at 5:00pm EST

Link to Interest form

The interest form is the official start to the process. It is accessible via the link above. After you submit the form and your resume/vita, a CUSE advisor will be in contact with you within one week to provide you with more information and to discuss your qualifications.